Regardless of scaring off Twitter’s advertisers weeks after his buy of the platform, Elon Musk has managed to maintain some fanboys on lock, particularly within the cryptocurrency world. The truth is, the crypto firm EGTPRO — which stands for Elon Goat Token — so desires Musk’s consideration that it raised $600,000 from the “tremendous followers” of the entrepreneur and constructed him a statue depicting his head on the physique of the Doge coin Shiba Inu canine driving a rocket.
“Elon GOAT Token has actually stepped exterior the field and did one thing no different Crypto undertaking has dared to do,” EGTPRO stated on its web site. “We constructed Elon Musk a $600,000 monument on the again of a semi trailer in honor of his many accomplishments and dedication to Cryptocurrency!” In keeping with Attention-grabbing Engineering, the undertaking was designed by Danny Wang and constructed by Canadian metallic sculptors Kevin Stone and Michelle Stone over a 9 month interval. Musk’s head alone is six ft tall, which in all probability isn’t meant to be a touch upon the tech bro’s sense of self.
EGTPRO defined on its web site that the weird present is “greater than a meme” and is an try to deliver consideration to the Arizona-based firm itself. The enterprise will head to Tesla’s Gigafactory in Austin, Texas on November twenty sixth to current the monument to Musk, with hopes that his acceptance of the present will deliver the workforce into the nationwide crypto highlight.
“We consider that Elon’s potential acceptance of this biblical sized present might catapult $EGT into the limelight and speed up its varied initiatives,” the corporate stated. In keeping with its web site, EGTPRO is the primary cryptocurrency pockets that caters to service provider processing, so so much is probably going driving on Musk’s seal of approval.
Musk formally purchased Twitter in October and has since fired its prime executives, misplaced tons of advertisers, and impressed of us to tweet the N-word 500% extra. Tesla’s inventory worth has additionally dropped dramatically since Musk formally turned related to the hen app, costing him $100 billion to this point this yr.